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Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley yesterday declined to answer questions about what Government will be doing to do to stop the Beetham Garden community from rioting in future.

Rowley was approached by the T&T Guardian hours after the Beetham residents blocked the roadway, threw missiles at motorists and robbed them, causing panic along the...

Thursday, March 24, 2011

New PNM public relations officer Faris Al Rawi yesterday received loud desk-thumping congratulations on his new post from Government and Independent Senators. It was Al-Rawi’s first Upper House session since winning the post in last Sunday’s PNM election of officers. As he proceeded through the...

Thursday, March 24, 2011

The attempted takeover of T&T in July 1990 by the Jamaat al Muslimeen was a “watershed” of criminal activity, former senior magistrate, George Hislop said. Hislop made the disclosure as he gave evidence before the commission of enquiry into the attempted coup at the Caribbean Court of...

Thursday, March 24, 2011

he army was prepared to bomb the Red House, Trinidad & Tobago Television (TTT) and the Trinidad Broadcasting Corporation (TBC), with civilians inside the buildings, during the attempted takeover of T&T by Jamaat al Muslimeen rebels in July 1990. “They said a certain amount of innocent...

Thursday, March 24, 2011

Fired Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the South West Regional Health Authority (SWRHA) Paula Chester-Cumberbatch has welcomed Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar’s appointment of an inter-ministerial team to investigate her dismissal. Upon her return from the United Kingdom on Monday evening...

Thursday, March 24, 2011

Health Minister Therese Baptiste-Cornelis says the Government is seeking the assistance of the Pan American Health Organisation (Paho) in recommending a nominee to complete the panel to investigate the death of Chrystal Boodoo-Ramsoomair. Boodoo-Ramsoomair, 29, died after childbirth at the San...

Thursday, March 24, 2011

The situation at San Fernando General Hospital is worsening, according to acting Medical Director Dr Anand Chatoorgoon. He said staff continued to be demoralised by the suspension of doctors and nurses and the sacking of the former CEO of the South West Regional Health Authority (SWRHA), Paula...

Thursday, March 24, 2011

Public Services Association (PSA) members have turned against one of their own who sits on the South West Regional Health Authority (SWRHA) board, saying he sold them out. The outraged union members claim PSA’s Industrial Relations Officer Alim Abdul-Hackim “sold them out” by voting with...

Thursday, March 24, 2011

Independent Senator Rolph Balgobin said many people were talking about the rights of the doctors and nurses following the death of a 29-year-old woman at the San Fernando General Hospital earlier this month, but nobody was expressing the rights of the family of the deceased woman. Balgobin...

Thursday, March 24, 2011

Relatives of baby Gianni Taylor, who died in his mother's womb, have renewed their call for a full scale investigation into his death, claiming negligence on the part of the doctors. The still-born baby was buried late yesterday at the Point Fortin Public Cemetery after a service at the Mount...

Thursday, March 24, 2011

Doctors assigned to units other than the Obstetrics/Gynaecology (OBGYN) Department at the San Fernando General Hospital were forced to attend to 29-year-old Chrystal Boodoo-Ramsoomair because of a chronic staff shortage. That was revealed yesterday by acting medical director Dr Anand Chatoorgoon...

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